Hamilton takes his first Monaco F1 pole

Lewis Hamilton MONACO (Reuters) – Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton took the first Monaco Grand Prix pole position of his career on Saturday as Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg blew his own hopes of a qualifying hat-trick.

Emir laments increase in immoral activities

FILE PHOTO: former national chairman of PDP, Adamu Mu’azu; Emir of Bauchi, Alhaji Rilwanu Adamu and Gov Isa Yuguda The Emir of Bauchi, Alhaji Rilwanu Adamu, has expressed concern over the increase in immoral activities in Bauchi.

Group canvasses House of Reps Speakership for Dogara

Yakubu Dogara A Bauchi–based Pressure Group, Advocate for Justice and Good Governance on Saturday declared its support for the candidature of Mr Yakubu Dogara as Speaker of the House of Representative.

AKPABIO Commissions Multiple Projects In Eket, Esit Eket


 ...COMMENDS EKET PEOPLE FOR THEIR IMMENSE SUPPORT. Governor Akpabio has just a few days left as governors and As part of his programme to transit to the incoming administration, he recently commissioned several life touching projects executed by local government chairmen of Eket and Esit Eket.

Arik Air Cancels Flights due to Fuel Scarcity


It looks like a lot more companies are being affected by the prevailing fuel scarcity and even the aviation sector is affected as Arik Air has canceled most of its flights. A sign was posted for customers to see and a photo of it has since been making the rounds

Sikh man who removed turban to help injured boy rewarded by strangers

After a 22-year-old Sikh man removed his turban to help an injured boy, a handful of friendly strangers acted quickly to return the favor. Harman Singh, who lives in Auckland, New Zealand, heard screeching wheels and ran outside to find that Daejon Pahia had been hit by a car, saw

So Sweet! Photos from Actress Ashionye Raccah’s Baby Shower


Actress Ashionye Raccah is definitely counting down. Her friends hosted her to a sweet baby shower on Saturday as she counts the days till she delivers her bundle of joy. The actress and her husband Carl Raccah announced they were expecting their second child a few months ago.

She’s not a brat: Family of 3 year old who threw a tantrum while President Obama watched

Family of the toddler who was pictured throwing a tantrum in front of President Barack Obama say she is usually a ‘very nice girl’. When she threw that tantrum all President Obama could do was watch in helplessness.Claudia with her parents and brotherHowever, Claudia’s uncle, New York Times writer Benjamin Moser, said that

Theophilus Danjuma asks Buhari to probe Pres Jonathan for the sake of national interest

General Theophilus Danjuma (rtd), yesterday advised President-elect, General Muhammadu Buhari, to investigate President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration over the $60 billion debt the new administration will inherit.Former Defense Minister Danjuma made the call in Takum, Taraba State days after the Vice President-elect, Professor Yemi Osinbajo raised concerns about the huge debt President

I am ready to die than be extradicted to the US — Kashamu


Senator-elect, Ogun-East, Prince Buruji Kashamu,  was said to have threatened to kill himself  if  officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA)  forced their way into his house, yesterday, claiming there was a court injunction against the NDLEA’s action. Some of his friends who claimed to have  contacted him

Sharon Osbourne collapses at her home due to exhaustion

Sharon Osbourne has collapsed at her home in Los Angeles from exhaustion and will take a one month break from her CBS show The Talk.A spokesperson for Sharon said that the 62-year-old's doctors say she is suffering from 'extreme exhaustion.''Sharon has been advised and has agreed to take a month hiatus to

Suspect in death of woman held in box killed by police

Remember the story about the  Missouri woman kept captive in a wooden box for four months who escaped in April, only to be shot to death this week along with her son? Well, the suspect in their deaths was killed Saturday, authorities said.James Barton Horn Jr.

11 kidnapped victims regain freedom in Ekiti State

11 people, including an 11-year-old boy, kidnapped across Ekiti State in the last three weeks were at the early hours of Saturday released by their captors. Those released were a lecturer at Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti, Dr. Folasade Alade; a lecturer at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Dr.

Kendall Jenner and friends party on a yacht in Monte Carlo (photos)

Kendall was seen kicking back on a luxury yacht on the French Riviera in Monte Carlo with some of her close friends including Hailey Baldwin as well as sisters Gigi and Bella Hadid,Kendall spent most of her day cruising on a luxury vessel with her friends.More photos after the cut...